U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $75 Million Grant Agreement for Bus Rapid Transit Project in Indianapolis, Indiana

Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced a $75 million grant agreement with the Indianapolis Public Transportation Corporation (IndyGo) for a new Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line. The IndyGo Red Line Rapid Transit project will provide quick, reliable and convenient service to downtown Indianapolis.

 

The project is a 13.1-mile bus rapid transit line that will connect the Indianapolis central business district with the Village of Broad Ripple to the north and the University of Indianapolis to the south. The BRT line will run through the densest part of the city and serve universities, hospitals, government offices, community services and a transit center that connects to bus routes.

 

Links:

Press Release

Capital Investment Grants Program

IndyGo Red Line Rapid Transit Project Profile